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2014-03-05 08:21:46

High-capacity Ka-band service quickly proving to significantly increase passenger uptake compared to other in-flight services TEL AVIV, Israel and CARLSBAD, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EL AL has agreed to be the launch customer in Europe for Exede® In The Air in-flight Internet service from ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT). To begin, ViaSat plans to deliver the service to EL AL Boeing 737s flying routes from Tel Aviv into several European cities. The two companies plan to...

Pro-Palestinian Hackers Disrupt Israeli Stock Exchange
2012-01-16 14:00:36

On Monday Israeli officials reported that online hackers had targeted a number of the nation´s critical industries, launching a small-scale but coordinated cyber attack against the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE), Israel´s El Al Airlines and three national banks. Just days before, a hacker allying himself with the plight of the Palestinians accessed and leaked the personal information of thousands of Israeli credit card holders. It has not yet been determined whether the two...

2011-08-18 06:49:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matomy Media Group announced today that EL AL Israel Airlines [http://www.elal.co.il/elal/english/states/general ] has selected its affiliate marketing network unit, Matomy Market, as its exclusive partner for its international affiliate marketing solution. EL AL Israel Airlines CMO Einat Yanai: "We chose Matomy Media Group as a partner to help us expand our international sales online. We trust in their extensive...

2011-03-23 14:36:00

SEATTLE, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and EL AL have announced that the Israeli national carrier has completed a contract to order four Next-Generation 737-900ERs (extended range) and reserve options for future aircraft. The four-airplane order is valued at approximately $343.2 million at current list prices. "By almost any measure, from the passenger experience to operating performance, EL AL has earned a place among the world's top airlines," said Marlin Dailey, vice...

2010-07-29 14:40:00

NEW YORK, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- EL AL, the national airline of Israel, is now offering its social media followers the opportunity to participate in contests and take advantage of special discounts on flights to Israel. EL AL Facebook (EL AL Israel Airlines USA) and Twitter (twitter.com/ELALUSA) followers will periodically be given the chance to win free roundtrip tickets and $100 discounts off any nonstop flight to Israel. EL AL Facebook fans can enter an exclusive-to-Facebook contest...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.